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Il Primo Ristorante

Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 331 9370
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here last night, I had the most authentic Italian pizza I've had in years! My partner had the carbonara and loved it too. Waitress was very nice, thank you! X

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A group of us visited on a Monday evening in September. Seemed promising at first, but quickly went downhill. We waited approx 45 minutes for the starters, after asking when they would be ready. When they arrived they were poor; a 'garlic focaccia' which was...More

Thank aliciad1992
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at this restaurant could not have been ruder. After waiting 1.5 hours for our main courses we asked the waiter where they were, he asked the kitchen and told us that they forgot about our ticket and so they hadn't even started cooking...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the middle of a famous gay street this restaurant might scare you a bit off being 'touristy'. BUT once inside and good service - we were convinced. Italians and dutch people all around us - and they delivered. Great food and even some nice...More

Thank Simen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch time in town Walked past this nice little Italian restaurant Reasonable prices Ground all enjoyed their meals Good servings (not massive) Nice staff

Thank Daryl W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Welcoming Prompt tasty and hot straight from the oven Very satisfying - if your no like Italian waiter banter and their impression of a cockney accent you'll regret not reading this warning. Recommend this resturant

Thank duncan c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the daily specials Risotto Tartufo and Linguine Catalan Lobster. Fabulous flavours and so fresh. Pinot Grigio to compliment the meal made for a relaxing afternoon people watching. Highly recommended

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Dining at Italian restaurants has never just been about the food, but also the energy and passion that the Italians bring to the experiece and Il Primo has it in spades. Enjoyed the food. Loved the atmosphere and warmth of the servers so much we...More

Thank JayRockStar
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

It was a great surprise to find this italien restaurant in the center of Amsterdam. The service was professional and friendly and the pizzas delicious, so tasty an the base were thin witch I personally like it. We ate an appetizer, the eggplant parmigiana, really...More

Thank _patrinahia
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with here for my girlfriend's birthday. It was amazing! Staff was very nice and thoughtful. They recommended good wine and food and did their very best to prep it as we requested. Food was delightful and resembled the real Italian taste. Also the...More

Thank Darren C
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Dave C
24 August 2016|
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Response from CJ678 | Reviewed this property |
We were able to be served around 5 pm but we were a party of 6.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reguliersdwarsstraat 13/15, 1017 BJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 331 9370
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Il Primo Restaurant at the Reguliersdwarsstraat in Amsterdam has a good , simple Italian cuisine. This restaurant is popular with both locals and tourists. Here you can enjoy all the goodies that Italian cuisine has to offer. The Italian chef makes dishes from the finest fresh ingredients so that the pure Italian flavor able to come forward. They are fresh, healthy and delicious food at affordable prices. Given its location close to Rembrandt Square and the Leidseplein Il Primo lends itself perfectly to a dinner for a visit to the cinema . For the shoppers among us are the Leidsestraat and Kalverstraat on your doorstep . At Il Primo you can every day for lunch and dinner from 12:00 pm . It is a perfect place for a simple or elaborate dinner at a central location in the heart of Amsterdam .
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